Day: September 26, 2017

RISE Cowley kickoff events planned next week on National Night Out

RISE Cowley is pairing with the Arkansas City and Winfield police departments to host kickoff events for the Pathways to a Healthy Kansas grant program. RISE Cowley and the Arkansas City Police Department will be hosts to the National Night Out kickoff party on Oct. 2 at Wilson Park, starting […]

Five finalists named for Queen Alalah LXXXVI; coronation set for Oct. 27

After four days of online voting, five women have been selected as Queen Alalah finalists by Cowley College students, faculty, staff and administrators. Queen Alalah LXXXVI will be crowned during the annual Coronation ceremony at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27 at the college’s Brown Center on the Arkansas City campus. The […]

Photographers collaborate on Traveling Dress Project gallery in Winfield

WINFIELD — Area photographers are showcasing portraits from a collaborative project at College Hill Coffee in Winfield. The public is invited to attend the gallery reveal from 7 to 10 p.m. Sept. 29. For the past six months, a single dress has traveled among 13 photographers in Cowley County. Each […]

Cowley sees 60% rise in algebra success rate for developmental students

Cowley College received some good news recently when its mathematics faculty reviewed the performance agreement report for 2016-17, which showed a 60-percent increase in the success rate for developmental students taking college algebra. Based on the 2013 numbers, Cowley is in the 91st percentile for college algebra success. Statistics also […]

Cowley’s Early Childhood Education program receives USDA event grant

Cowley College’s early childhood development program is the recipient of a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) grant totaling $6,786. The program plans to use the grant funds to start a Mother’s Day Out program at the college. Janet Davidson, director of child care and development and early childhood education at […]

Abdur-Razzaq, world-renowned flautist and lecturer, performs at Cowley

Renowned flautist Galen Abdur-Razzaq was the featured performer Sept. 20 inside Cowley College’s Robert Brown Theatre. He provided those in attendance with an understanding and appreciation of jazz, along with its historical significance. Abdur-Razzaq was accompanied by four other musicians who performed jazz sets between his lectures. A flutist from […]